Winner: 2004 Readers' Choice Awards by IREM
November 15 2004
Published by the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM)
The votes are in! Voting for the 2004 JPM Readers' Choice Awards has officially come to an end and all submissions have been processed. The winners are:
Category: Rent Payment Solutions
Winner: Property Solutions
First Runner Up: RentPayment.com
Second Runner Up: EZ Payment Services
Category: Ancillary Services
First Runners Up (tie): First American Commercial
Real Estate and Otis Elevator Services
Winner: Whirlpool Corp.
First Runner Up: GE Appliances
Second Runner Up: Maytag
Category: Building Automation
Winner: Johnson Controls
First Runner Up: Honeywell Automation and Control Solutions
Second Runner Up: Siemens
Category: Business Forms and Signs
Winner: Peachtree Business Products
First Runner Up: Great American Property Management Products
Second Runner Up: Sign-A-Rama
Category: Financial Services
Winner: GE Real Estate
First Runner Up: Wells Fargo
Second Runner Up: Washington Mutual
Winner: Fireman's Fund Insurance Co.
First Runner Up: Bob Bader Insurance Co.
Second Runner Up: Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.
Category: Interior Finishing
First Runner Up: Cort Furniture Rental
Second Runner Up: Marvin Windows and Doors
Category: Key Control
First Runner Up: SAFLOK
Second Runner Up: HandyTrac Key Control
Category: Laundry Service
Winner: Speed Queen: Alliance Laundry Systems
First Runner Up: GE Commercial Laundry
Second Runner Up: Web Service Co.
Winner: Philips Lighting
First Runner Up: GE Lighting
Second Runner Up: Lutron Electronics, Inc.
Winner: Salsbury Industries
First Runner Up: National Mailboxes
Second Runner Up: Auth-Florence Co.
Category: Maintenance Services
Winner: ServiceMaster Clean
First Runner Up: ABM Industries
Second Runner Up: ServPro
Category: Maintenance Supplies
Winner: Home Depot Supply-Maintenance Warehouse
First Runner Up: Wilmar Repair and Maintenance Products
Second Runner Up: Lowe's
Winner: Sherwin Williams Co.
First Runner Up: Benjamin Moore & Co.
Second Runner Up: Pittsburgh Paints
Category: Resident and Employee Screening
First Runner Up: First Advantage Corp.
Second Runner Up: RentQuest
Winner: Duro-Last Roofing
First Runner Up: GenFlex Roofing Systems
Second Runner Up: Conklin Building Products
Category: Safety and Security
Winner: ADT Security Services
First Runner Up: Network Multifamily Corp.
Second Runner Up: GE Infrastructure Security
Winner: American Computer Software
First Runner Up: Yardi
Second Runner Up: Intuit Real Estate Software (MRI)
Winner: Water Systems
First Runner Up: E-Mon Corporation
Second Runner Up: NWP Services
Category: Telecommunications/Cable Services
First Runners Up (tie): DIRECTV and Verizon Avenue
NOTE: The forthcoming article will be published in the Institute of Real Estate Investment's Journal of Property Management in the January/February 2005 issue. The above information was posted online on November 15, 2004 at the following link: